In West Hartford, Connecticut, Francheska Terrero, 19, is accused of a truly seasonal crime: assault with a Christmas tree. Terrero is accused to using the tree as a weapon (as well as a cellphone) against her parents.
She reportedly threw the tree at her father and was booked into jail on two counts of assault, disorderly conduct, interfering with a 911 call and criminal mischief.
The interference charge came from her grabbing the cellphone from his mother as she tried to call police and throwing the cellphone at her father.
Somehow Ms. Terrero missed this seasonal message: